Annotation:Charlotte’s Rant

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X:1 T:Charlotte’s Rant M:C L:1/8 R:Country Dance Tune B:Straight and Skillern – Two Hundred and Four Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1 (c. 1775, No. 52, p. 26) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:Amin e2|a2a2a2^g2|a2 gf e2e2|a3b a3g|Tf4 e2e2| a2a2a2^g2|a2 gf e2e2|a3b a3g|Tf4 e2|| g2|f3e d3f|e2 de c2e2|d3c B3d|cdcB A4| ABcd e2e2|aaab a4|ABcd e2 de|B4 A2||

CHARLOTTE'S RANT. English, Country Dance Tune (whole time). A Minor. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The melody and country dance directions appear in London publisher Thomas Skillern's Skillern's Compleat Collection of Two Hundred & Four Reels (1780).

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Printed sources : - Straight and Skillern (Two Hundred and Four Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1), c. 1775; No. 52, p. 26.

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